Course summary: Custom margins in Word 2013

Create custom margins

  1. Click Page Layout> Margins.

  2. At the bottom, click Custom Margins.

  3. In the Page Setupbox, enter new values for the margins.

Set the default margin

  1. Click Page Layout> Margins.

  2. At the bottom, click Custom Margins.

  3. In the Page Setupbox, enter new values for the margins.

  4. Click the Set As Defaultbutton.

Change the header and footer margin

  1. Click View > Ruler.

  2. Double-click the header or footer area.

  3. Press CTRL+A.

  4. On the ruler, drag the right indent marker.

  5. Drag the left indent marker.

Change the unit of margin measurement

  1. Click File> Options

  2. Click Advanced.

  3. Under Display, in the Show measurement in units ofdrop down box, select the unit you want.

See also

Connect with an expert
Contact us
Expand your skills
Explore training

Was this information helpful?

Thank you for your feedback!

Thank you for your feedback! It sounds like it might be helpful to connect you to one of our Office support agents.

×